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Kagome_gurl8
 2 years ago
A rope is tied between the edge of the top of the building and a stake in the ground just above the top of a tree. What angle is formed by the rope and the building?
Kagome_gurl8
 2 years ago
A rope is tied between the edge of the top of the building and a stake in the ground just above the top of a tree. What angle is formed by the rope and the building?

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Fonzy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What we have is 36 degrees for one angle, we also know that the angle of the tree with the ground is 90. 90+36=126, all angles sum up to 180, so 180  126 = 54

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2It asked about the angle of the rope with the building... Wouldn't it just be also 36 degrees, since the triangles are similar?

AriPotta
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i was thinking it would be 36 too

AriPotta
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i mean, if you look at it as a transversal, wouldn't it be 36?

Fonzy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so ur saying that 36 + 90 + 36 = 180? well it does not.

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2That's not what we're saying, and yes, it's pretty clear that doesn't add up.

Fonzy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0True, if looking for A it is 54

Kagome_gurl8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you, all of you but its 36
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